Find Out What's Playing at GPAC

To learn more about all of the upcoming performances at Garner Performing Arts Center, visit GPAC's What's Playing page.

Next Friday Family Flick on April 15

The next Friday Family Flicks event at Lake Benson Park (921 Buffaloe Road) is April 15. The free movie is "Penquins of Madagascar" and will be shown at 8 p.m. Residents and non-residents can also camp out overnight at the park on that evening. Register for camping at THIS LINK or call parks staff at (919) 661-6982. (No registration is necessary for the movie.) Another Friday Family Flicks night is scheduled for May 27.

Big Sweep/Litter Sweep Rescheduled for May 7

Join the Town of Garner for its spring Big Sweep/Litter Sweep event on Saturday, May 7 (rescheduled from April 2). This semi-annual event relies on volunteers from the Garner area to help pick up trash along Garner roadways and along waterways in the town.

Participants will receive their assignments and equipment (gloves, bags, etc.) at 9 a.m. at the Holly Shelter at White Deer Park (2400 Aversboro Road) on the day of the event. Pre-registration is encouraged but not required. Registration can be completed online at THIS LINK or by calling White Deer Park Nature Center at (919) 661-6982.

On-site registration begins at 8:30 a.m. at the Holly Shelter on the day of the event. Volunteers should wear closed-toe shoes and bring sun protection. Breakfast and water will be provided.

For more information, contact White Deer Park Nature Center at (919) 661-6982.

It's Showtime! Performance: Natural Wonder

Natural Wonder, a tribute act to the one and only Stevie Wonder, comes to GPAC May 14 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $23 at the door. They can be purchased at